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Research & Reviews  463 results

The Rush to Early Liver Transplantation for Alcoholic Hepatitis - Potential Financial I...
https://doi.org/10.1002/lt.26282
Liver Transplantation : Official Publication of the Ameri... Aby ES, Lake JR

Aug 30th, 2021 - Severe alcoholic hepatitis (AH) portends a high risk of mortality with mortality rates of 30-50% at 28 days and up to 70% at 6 months.1,2 Until recently, early LT for severe AH was not undertaken with any significant frequency, given most transpla...

Reliability of ultrasound hepatorenal index and magnetic resonance imaging proton densi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8360521
PloS One; Tran BV, Ujita K et. al.

Aug 13th, 2021 - To evaluate the reliability of ultrasound hepatorenal index (US-HRI) and magnetic resonance imaging proton density fat fraction (MRI-PDFF) techniques in the diagnosis of hepatic steatosis, with magnetic resonance spectroscopy proton density fat fr...

Treatment of severe alcoholic hepatitis: A systematic review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.coph.2021.06.011
Current Opinion in Pharmacology; Van Melkebeke L, Korf H et. al.

Aug 9th, 2021 - Severe alcoholic hepatitis is the most severe form of alcohol-related liver disease. Corticosteroids remain the first choice of treatment. However, they are only effective in a subset of patients and are associated with an increased infection risk...

Early loss of T lymphocyte 4-1BB receptor expression is associated with higher short-te...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8341529
PloS One; Eriksen LL, Nielsen MA et. al.

Aug 6th, 2021 - In alcoholic hepatitis (AH), dysfunctional T lymphocytes may contribute to the high mortality from infections. T lymphocyte activation is governed by the expression of co-stimulatory receptors such as 4-1BB balanced by inhibitory receptors such as...

Changes in Hospital Discharges with Alcohol-Related Liver Disease in a Gastroenterology...
https://doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agab051
Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire); Chaudhary S, MacKey W et. al.

Aug 4th, 2021 - Minimum unit price (MUP) of 50 pence per unit of alcohol was introduced in Scotland on the 1 May 2018. We assessed alcohol-related liver disease (ArLD) discharges from Glasgow Royal Infirmary (GRI) before and after the introduction of MUP. Medical...

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Guidelines  3 results

ACG Clinical Guideline: Alcoholic Liver Disease.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6524956
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Singal AK, Bataller R et. al.

Jan 18th, 2018 - Alcoholic liver disease (ALD) comprises a clinical-histologic spectrum including fatty liver, alcoholic hepatitis (AH), and cirrhosis with its complications. Most patients are diagnosed at advanced stages and data on the prevalence and profile of ...

Medical Management of Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis: Expert Review from the Clinical Practice Updates Committee of the AGA Institute
https://www.cghjournal.org/article/S1542-3565(16)30798-4/fulltext?code=yjcgh-site

Apr 17th, 2017 - The purpose of this clinical practice update is to review diagnostic criteria for severe acute alcoholic hepatitis and to determine the current best practices for this life-threatening condition. The best practices in this review are based on clin...

Standard Definitions and Common Data Elements for Clinical Trials in Patients With Alco...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5287362
Gastroenterology Crabb DW, Bataller R et. al.

Feb 28th, 2016 - Standard Definitions and Common Data Elements for Clinical Trials in Patients With Alcoholic Hepatitis: Recommendation From the NIAAA Alcoholic Hepatitis Consortia.|2016|Crabb DW,Bataller R,Chalasani NP,Kamath PS,Lucey M,|classification,standards,...

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News  63 results

Rising number of young people dying after heavy drinking
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/218018/addiction-medicine/rising-number-young-people-dying-after-heavy?channel=39313
Marcia Frellick

Feb 27th, 2020 - MAUI, HAWAII – Alcohol use and deaths related to alcohol-use disorders are increasing, and young adults might be the group to watch, said Norah Terrault, MD, MPH, professor at the Keck School of Medicine of USC in Los Angeles. “A lot of young peop.

Rising Number of Young People Dying After Heavy Drinking
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/925377

Feb 18th, 2020 - MAUI, Hawaii — Alcohol use and deaths related to alcohol-use disorders are increasing, and young adults might be the group to watch, said Norah Terrault, MD, MPH, professor at the Keck School of Medicine of USC in Los Angeles. "A lot of young peop...

Serum keratin 18 promising as AAH biomarker
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/216383/hepatology/serum-keratin-18-promising-aah-biomarker?channel=346
M. Alexander Otto, MDedge News

Jan 29th, 2020 - Serum keratin 18, an epithelial protein released from dying hepatocytes, identifies patients with severe acute alcoholic hepatitis (AAH) at high risk for death, according to an investigation of 173 subjects. Standard biomarker scores – Model for E.

5 Liver-Saving Strategies for the New Year
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/922790_2

Dec 23rd, 2019 - 4. Adopt a Mediterranean diet. The Mediterranean diet is rich in plant-based foods, such as whole grains, seeds, nuts, legumes, fruits, and vegetables, and calls for moderate consumption of lean proteins, such as seafood and poultry, and avoidance...

5 Liver-Saving Strategies for the New Year
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/922790_2

Dec 23rd, 2019 - 4. Adopt a Mediterranean diet. The Mediterranean diet is rich in plant-based foods, such as whole grains, seeds, nuts, legumes, fruits, and vegetables, and calls for moderate consumption of lean proteins, such as seafood and poultry, and avoidance...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →